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ECU 2016 Three MinuteThesis (3MT®) Competition

Friday, 06 May 2016 Research > News > 2016 > 05

Registrations are now open for the 3MT® Competition

Balanced diet for strong bones

Wednesday, 17 June 2015 Research > News > 2015 > 06

Australian women are being urged to eat a varied balanced diet to reduce their exposure to cadmium, after a major study linked the metal to reduced bone density.

FIFO depression risk

Thursday, 04 June 2015 Research > News > 2015 > 06

New research has revealed that FIFO workers suffer depression at twice the rate of the general population.

How to keep kids safe online

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 Research > News > 2015 > 05

Professor Lelia Green, an expert on how young people interact with the internet and video games will deliver the first talk in The West Australian ECU Lecture Series.

Research identifies major energy savings for internet

Wednesday, 13 May 2015 Research > News > 2015 > 05

Researchers have found a way to slash the energy consumption of the internet by up to 80 per cent.

Understaffed wards lead to infections, worsening health

Wednesday, 01 April 2015 Research > News > 2015 > 04

Nursing researchers have discovered that patients on wards understaffed by nurses are more likely to experience surgical wound infections, pressure injuries, urinary tract infections and pneumonia.

Halting Huntington's disease

Wednesday, 04 February 2015 Research > News > 2015 > 02

Huntington's disease is a devastating neurodegenerative disorder that has no cure, but researchers have found a way to regenerate the parts of the brain that the disease attacks.

'Your Research in a Nutshell' and 'One Minute to Pitch It' 2014 competition winners

Friday, 26 September 2014 Research > News > 2014 > 09

At the 2014 ‘Your Research in a Nutshell’ and ‘One Minute to Pitch It’ competitions audience members and judges heard about a wide range of cutting edge research being undertaken at ECU.

FIFO research comes out on top

Friday, 15 August 2014 Research > News > 2014 > 08

The pressure on the mental health of Fly-In Fly-Out workers was the topic of this year’s winning ECU Three Minute Thesis.

Join us for the ECU Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition Finals

Friday, 01 August 2014 Research > News > 2014 > 07

Come along to the ECU Three Minute Thesis final on Wednesday, 13 August and support the participants as they compete to win prize money and a place in the national 3MT finals at the University of Western Australia.

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